This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from April 23, 2017
194 Saint John's Place Exceptional and elegant, this rare 21 wide brownstone stands 4 stories on a beautifully tree lined North Slope block. Built in 1881, a legal 2 family currently being used as a one family, this enormous home boasts remarkably preserved detail: mantles, pier mirrors, burled walnut wainscoting, Jefferson pocket shutters, carved mahogany woodwork, pocket doors, pass-throughs and sinks, inlayed flooring, moldings, it's all here. The parlor is both dramatic and graceful with its soaring 13 foot ceilings, oversized doorways and windows, and custom millwork shelving that will accommodate any art and book collection. The 3rd and 4th floors feature 4 sizable, sunlit bedrooms and 2 fully renovated windowed spa bathrooms. While you'll be surrounded by pristine turn-of-the-century craftsmanship the modern conveniences of luxurious renovations and restorations await. Creature comforts include: 2 zone central heating and cooling, 4 new bathrooms, one on every floor, new laundry on the top floor and a spectacular garden floor sub-zero chef's eat-in kitchen complete with stone floors and a wall of glass doors that lead to the European style south-facing garden. This coveted north Slope location has you very close to the 2,3 and B,Q subway lines and an easy walk to both 7th & 5th Avenue dining and shopping as well as glorious Prospect Park.